Tate in his many incarnations (Poet, Talk-Show Host, Performance Artist, Time Traveler, Soul Agitator, Singer-Songwriter, Funk-Meister and Visual Artist) has worn many hats in his twenty-plus career.
Music video to the track Sidetracked In Miami
from the album “Tim Kinsella Sings the Songs of Marvin Tate by LeRoy Bach Featuring Angel Olsen”.
Tate's residency at Chicago's famed Hideout called upon all of his alter-egos to help him discover new foundation, with help from musical guests: multi-instrumentalist: Mikel Avery, Khari Lemuel (The Black Monks of Mississippi), Dan Bitney, Fred Lonberg Holms, Juan Dies (The Sones of Mexico), P Michael (Ono), Vell Mullens of Moses Gunn, George Blaize, Adam Fitz and Avery R. Young.
Video from the June 18th "Improvisations and Freak-outs".